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[Daniel K. Inouye honored at a party at San Kwo Low restaurant, Los Angeles, California, September 18, 1959]

Miyatake, Toyo
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[Daniel K. Inouye honored at a party at San Kwo Low restaurant, Los Angeles, California, September 18, 1959]
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Los Angeles, Calif., September 18, 1959

(96.267.693)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

5 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, September 29, 1959.

Daniel K. Inouye and his wife attend a party honoring him at San Kwo Low restaurant in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, September 18, 1959. Includes Inouye receiving a certificate from the County of Los Angeles with councilman Ed Roybal in attendance; Inouye and wife shaking hands with ex-serviceman Lt. William L. N. Maybee of Catalina Island; Inouye giving a speech; and Inouye receiving a standing ovation. People sit at long tables covered with streamers on white tablecloth, floral arrangements and food. American and California flags behind main table.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Inoyue, Mr. Dan -- Party at San Kow Low.

History
William L. N. Mayee also lost his right arm and had been hospitalized with Inouye in Atlantic City.

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